Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics29.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive83.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 days ago, 3 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-Z87-HD3  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130516
Uptime6 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 01:11
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4770K-$459
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
78.7% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 109
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 387
QC Float 377
QC Mixed 390
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 543
MC Float 580
MC Mixed 570
84% 564 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
EVGA(3842 2661) 2GB
CLim: 1267 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
29.5% Poor
Lighting 76.9
Reflection 64.3
Parallax 102
27% 81.2 fps
MRender 71.3
Gravity 88.9
Splatting 59.2
32% 73.1 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 29.5%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate 600 240GB-$215
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C675
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 398 331 378 203 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 462
Write 425
Mixed 327
SusWrite 304
85% 380 MB/s
4K Read 23.7
4K Write 57.7
4K Mixed 30.8
106% 37.4 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 245
197% 279 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
547GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 187 186 190 188 187 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 147
Mixed 89
SusWrite 187
111% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
148% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
52% Above average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 16.8
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-Z87-HD3 Builds (Compare 2,886 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87-HD3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $735
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